The star λ-Cet

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 30 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , λ-Cet is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:53 (EDT) – 4 hours and 7 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 31° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:42.

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Name λ-Cet
Object Type Star
Other Names
91-Cet
HR 896
HD 18604
HIP 13954
TYC 641-985-1
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:4.71 (V)[2]
4.57 (BT)[1]
4.69 (VT)[1]
B-V Color (mag):-0.11
Right Ascension:02h59m42s [2]
Declination:+08°54'26" [2]
Distance:176.7 parsec
576.0 lightyrs [3]
Proper motion (speed):18.7 mas/yr [3]
Proper motion (pos ang):161.2°
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.53

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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